Finding God without Faith
a series of lectures by
Explore the insights of sages and mystics who rejected dogma and relied instead
on their own experience and insights to guide their search for God.
Lectures presented in 1997.
Talk 1: Knowledge and Belief - What is the difference? How is knowledge of God
Talk 2: Christian Mysticism - via positiva: the way of affirmation and via
negativa: the way of negation.
Talk 3: Vision of
the Vedic Sages - There is not one God; there is only God.
Talk 4: God, World
and You - Discovering the reality underlying all that
Talk 5: Destiny
and Grace - Does prayer work? If so, how? Does God control
Talk 6: Symbolism
in Worship - Are rituals meaningful? If God is one, why
worship many forms?
Talk 7: Meditations and Contemplation - Hindu and Christian
practices for seeking God directly.
Talk 8: Religion
and Spirituality - The future of religion in a rational,
scientific post-modern world.